In a world where platforms such as Instagram reign supreme, the Instax mini 8/9 cameras provide a very fun way of taking pictures that achieve that retro look. Although these cameras have a fun appeal and seem easy to handle like toys, they are prone to problems just like other types of equipment. The good news is that you can troubleshoot the problems you face with your Instax mini 8/9. This article provides you with the right tips to apply when handling your camera. It also shows you the steps to use in recovering and repairing data with the Recoverit software.
The Fujifilm Instax mini 8 is a camera that takes photos and develops them instantly. Its working is similar to that of an old school Polaroid camera. This analogue camera resembles a toy which gives it an appeal among hipsters. The Instax mini 8 looks hulky but it weighs only about 307g and it is slimmer in size than previous models of Fujifilm Instax cameras. It was launched in five different colors which include: blue, black, white, yellow and pink. Eventually more colors were added to the list. Its features include the following:
The Fujifilm Instax mini 9 is also an instant camera which produces photos in credit card sizes. The Instax mini 9 was launched in five colors which include Lime Green, Flamingo Pink, Ice Blue, Smoky White, and Cobalt Blue. Its features are enumerated below:
Both the Instax mini 8 and 9 have a constant shutter speed of 1/60 seconds. What this means is that all you need to do to shoot an instant photo is: put the camera on, use an icon-based brightness dial to choose the aperture and press the shutter button.
The tips that will be provided in this part can be used to troubleshoot for both mini 8 and mini 9; they include:
Recover Fujifilm Instax Mini Camera Recordings: If you lose important data from your Fujifilm Instax mini 8/9, a great tool recommended for you to recover your data with is Recoverit Data Recovery. With Recoverit, you can recover data files from SD Memory Card, trash bin, hard drive, USB, and so on. You can also scan and merge your video fragments which are separated from the same video. You can be sure that up to 95% of your videos will be recovered in one piece.
The steps involved are quite easy as will be shown below:
Step 1: Select a Location.
Choose the location from where you wish to recover your lost files.
Step 2: Scan the Location
After you have chosen the location, Recoverit will begin scanning the location to find your lost files. In this step, you will have to wait for Recoverit to finish scanning and retrieving your lost files which can take few seconds or some minutes, depending on how small or big the files are in size.
Step 3: Preview and Recover Videos
Here, you preview all the files that have been scanned and retrieved. Then you can go ahead to save them. To save your files, click on the “Recover” tab.
Advance Video Recovery: To perform an advanced video recovery, you will need an advanced tool. Recoverit has provided you with this tool through the “Advance Video Recovery” function of Recoverit Advanced. This function enables you to scan and recover your video fragments and even repair damaged video files. You can get back lost files from Drones, Digital Cameras such as your Instax Mini 8/9, camcorders, HDD, SD card, PC and so on. Another great thing about this feature is that it ensures that your recovered videos come back to you in their original form without getting corrupted.
Simply click on the “Advance Video Recovery” button to use this great feature as shown below:
The tool supports repairs in two modes. Quick repair enables you to repair minor errors found in your video files. Meanwhile, Advance repair makes use of sample video which is of the same format as your corrupt video in order to fix the damage done to your video files. The steps to repair corrupted video data with Recoverit are stated below:
Step 1: Add your corrupted videos
Launch the application on your computer. To repair your corrupted video files, you can add it through clicking Add button or “Add video and start repairing” area.
Step 2: Repair your videos
As soon as you have added all the corrupted videos, click on the Repair option to start the video repair process.
Step 3: Preview the videos
It will take some time to repair and once it has finished the repair process, a reminder showing info of successful fix will pop up on the screen. Press OK to close the operation.
Step 4: Advance mode for severely corrupted video (optional)
If the videos are severely corrupted and not repaired successfully, please go to the advance repair mode. Just click Advanced Repair button.
Then add a sample video and repair it now.
Step 5: Save repaired video
The advance repair will perform the repairing process and prompt a success message when the process is completely done. Now, you can play these videos and you will not see any error on the screen.
This article has succeeded in introducing the Instax mini 8/9 cameras to you. In addition, the tips for Fujifilm Instax mini 8/9 troubleshooting, data recovery and repair, are quite straightforward as you have seen in the article. You can now fix your camera problems on your own.